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[ale] Memory jog needed for remote XTerm and $DISPLAY
- Subject: [ale] Memory jog needed for remote XTerm and $DISPLAY
- From: pfrostie at yahoo.com (keith frost)
- Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2002 10:05:04 -0800 (PST)
from the local machine do:
xhost + "remote machine name"
rsh "remote machine name"
then from within the remote machine redirect the
export DISPLAY="local machine":0.0
--- John Mills <jmmills at telocity.com> wrote:
> ALErs -
> I am looking at running VNC servers on a remote
> Linux host so MsWin users
> can login and use GUI tools, but this is no
> advantage for a nearby
> X-Windows box. I am facing complete brain-fade on
> how to export X-Windows
> Long ago and far away I would open an Xterm on a
> remote host which would
> be directed back to my desktop for its $DISPLAY. The
> XTerm was actually
> started by a handy script in such a way that in
> inherited control of all
> processes started by console commands to the XTerm.
> This meant that all
> such processes were nicely cleaned up when the XTerm
> was closed.
> Anyone know what that script or utility might have
> been? Other suggestions
> to restart the aging neurons? Extra points to run
> through SSH.
> - John Mills
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